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Chinese-Americans Fear for Their Safety

The New York Times reports on attacks on Chinese-Americans and other Asian-Americans during the corona virus crisis.  “As the coronavirus upends American life, Chinese-Americans face a double threat. Not only are they grappling like everyone else with how to avoid…

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How to Respond to Microaggressions

In this New York Times article, Hahna Yoon describes microaggressions and the harm they inflict.  Yoon also gives advice about whether and how to respond to microaggressive events, including Dr. Kevin Nadal’s Guide to Responding to Microaggressions, which gives advice in…

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Charlottesville, VA Liberation and Freedom Day, March 3

For the first time since World War II, Charlottesville won’t honor Thomas Jefferson’s birthday this spring. Instead, on Tuesday, the city will celebrate the demise of slavery with a new holiday, Liberation and Freedom Day, commemorating the arrival of Union…

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Lost Souls Public Memorial Project

The Lost Souls Project of East Brunswick, New Jersey has a new website; click here to view, learn, and donate to support it.  The Project was included in the recent New York Times Magazine article, “They Sold Human Beings Here”…

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Lack of Support for Team Native Mascots by Native Americans

Berkeley News  reported that “[c]ontrary to polls showing that relatively few Native Americans take offense at the Washington Redskins’ name, a new UC Berkeley study has found that at least half of more than 1,000 Native Americans surveyed are offended…

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